Herbrechtingen is about 120 miles (193 kilometers) from Frankfurt, a an important city in Germany.
While it may be a temptation to just kick back and relax when visiting Herbrechtingen, remember, Baden-Wuerttemberg's diverse scenic delights await. Take a trip to the Urweltmuseum Aalen and Limes Museum in Aalen, approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the south of Herbrechtingen.
About 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the southeast of Herbrechtingen is Augsburg, a regional center where you'll find St. Ulrich's Church, Golf Augsburg and Augsburg Town Hall. Augsburg has much of interest for travelers happy to stay for a day or two. Augsburg Trade Fair, City Theater and Augsburg Cathedral are other places worth visiting.
To learn about the local culture, head to Baden-Wuerttemberg's art museums, theaters and history museums. To discover the spiritual life of Herbrechtingen, why not spend a little time at the region's many cathedrals.
There are times when the best way to get a feel for a place is by using the knowledge of the locals. The Baden-Wuerttemberg offers a number of cycling tours. If your picture of an excellent break is maxing-out your heart rate in unique natural environments, then sign up for one of the mountain biking or caving excursions the Herbrechtingen area has to offer.
When it's time to leave this special part of the world, say a fond Tschüss (farewell) to the interesting characters you've met and the spots you've enjoyed.